Google is ready with new version of Android, i.e., Android O. Company launched its fourth and last preview in mid-july, right on time. Many of the features and tweaks has already leaked. The public version of Android 8.0 will be launched for supported Pixel, Nexus and Android One devices sometime in late August or early September.
Here are some key features of Android 8.0
- Octopus Easter Egg
- In the final developer preview, the Easter egg has changed to an (Oreo-looking) octopus that just floats around the screen. This is very famous that every android version is named on some desserts. But, this time everybody was surprised looking at octopus on screen of Android 8.0. Who knows, we might just get eight recipes for cooking octopus in the final version.
- G logo
- For pixel phones, boot screen logo is multi colored G instead of ‘powered by android’.
- “Change App icon shape” removed
- New system app icons
- Adaptive Notification Dots
- Notification dots on icon color may vary from icon to icon.
- Performance and bug fixes
And many more….